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How to Do Zoo-To-Do

Whitney Zoo-To-Do

Friday, May 3, 2013
8pm - Midnight

How to Do Zoo-To-Do 2013

You’re cordially invited to Whitney Zoo-To-Do 2013 that highlights the renewal of the Discovery Walk, Audubon Zoo’s animal encounter area. Don your finest formal attire and get ready for the wildest party in town!

Best of the Best:
Zoo-To-Do has been voted "Best Local Charity Event" by Gambit Weekly's "Best of New Orleans Reader’s Poll" for three years running.

Humble Beginnings:
Did you know Zoo-To-Do started as a grassroots event with women baking hams in their kitchens? A premier event Zoo-To-Do is Audubon Zoo's signature fundraising event and one of the "can't miss" things to do in New Orleans.

Dress to Impress:
Gentlemen, come wearing your finest black tie or a white linen suit. Ladies make a lasting impression by donning an elegant gown or cocktail dress. Ladies do not forget a pair of comfortable shoes!

Dance the Night Away:
Since 1972, Zoo-To-Do has featured a great mix of local and award-winning musical artists, including past acts such as The Village People, The Temptations, and Big Bad Voodoo Daddy. The tradition continues in 2013 with headline entertainment, Björn Again, taking the stage to perform the greatest hits of ABBA. Other performers scheduled are Jaywalker Brass Band, Phat Hat, and Ingrid Lucia.

World Class Food and Drinks:
You’ll be able to sample some of the finest cuisine New Orleans has to offer. Featuring more than 70 of New Orleans’ most famous restaurants and over 60 specialty and full-service cocktail bars, the gala has something to suit everyone’s appetite.

Support the Cause:
All proceeds of Zoo-To-Do’s silent auction and Luxury Vehicle Raffle provides invaluable support to Audubon's animals. Zoo-To-Do 2013 highlights the renewal of the Discovery Walk, Audubon Zoo’s animal encounter area. Audubon appreciates all of the local support for one of the best things to do in New Orleans.

The Whitney Zoo-To-Do is a model for non-profit fundraising, garnering praise from across the nation for raising over $1 million each year. It has raised over $30 million dollars over the past three decades, ranking as the top Crescent City fundraiser.

Bid to Win:
Bid on fabulous silent auction items. With exotic vacations, collectibles for the sports enthusiast, gorgeous jewelry and one-of-a-kind experiences set to be auctioned away, there’s sure to be an item that will garner your interest.

Drive Away in Luxury:
This year’s Luxury Vehicle Raffle will feature a 2013 Lexus ES300h Hybrid. Donated to the event by Lexus of New Orleans, this sedan is valued at $42,133 and gets 40 mpg. With great features like satellite radio, dual-zone automatic climate control, smart access with push-button start, and bluetooth technology, this car embodies convenience and luxury. Lexus raffle tickets cost $100 and only 1,000 will be sold. Buy yours today as fewer than 300 tickets remain!

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